Welcome to the Blog of the Bradford Ornithological Group (BOG). Here you will find information about the latest sightings, an archive of information and a gallery photos of the birds of this area of West Yorkshire, England. We are an active group of 150 members dedicated to the study and conservation of birds within this region which is situated amongst the Pennines of Northern England.

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Pennithorn, Baildon photo: Keith Allen

Sunday, 17 January 2016

Sunday 17 January 2016

Hewenden Reservoir - 8 Goldeneye, 5 Goosander, 4 Tufted, 4 Cormorant,2 Raven, Kestrel,
8 Redwing
Nigel & Danny Priestley

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - the feeders were busy after last night's fall of snow.
Up to 4 Bullfinch, 5 Reed Bunting, flock of 25 Fieldfare flew east as did two flocks 70 and 22 Lapwing. A Peregrine flew high towards Keighley.
Shaun Radcliffe

East Riddlesden Hall
Common Buzzard flew past first thing this morning.
Several flocks of Fieldfare, Lapwing and Redwing seen
heading East down the Aire Valley.

Riddlesden - Leeds Liverpool Canal
Male Wood Duck present for about ten days.
M Doveston

Dowley Gap
3 Chiffchaff feeding below viaduct. Kingfisher
A Tremethick